The City of Arcadia is hosting the 59th Annual Festival of Bands Parade on Saturday, November 17, 2012. Dozens of high school bands will compete in this prestigious event. There will be a number of street closures associated with the event that will impact vehicular travel. The parade will take place on Baldwin Avenue and Duarte Road in Arcadia on Saturday, November 17, 2012. Street closures will be as follows:
Baldwin Avenue between Huntington Drive and Naomi Avenue – CLOSED for vehicular traffic from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Duarte Road between Golden West and El Monte Avenue – CLOSED of vehicular traffic from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Campus Drive between Santa Anita Avenue and Holly Avenue – CLOSED from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
There will be no street parking in the above parade areas on November 17, 2012 between 6:00 AM and 1:00 PM. There will be no parking on Campus Drive through 5:00 PM. Temporary No Parking signs will be posted. Vehicles parked in violation will be towed.
Residents living south of Huntington Drive, north of Duarte Road, east of Baldwin Ave, and west of Holly Ave are asked to use the intersection of La Cadena and Huntington Drive as the primary entrance and exit from the area. Other residents will be allowed into the surrounding areas with proof of residency.
If you need access to businesses on the south side of Duarte Road inside the closure, please approach from Longden Avenue by travelling north on either Holly Avenue (east of Baldwin) or Golden West Avenue (west of Baldwin).
For further information, contact Lieutenant Bob Anderson at (626) 574-5156.